Definitions for voe
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A narrow sea inlet, particularly in the Shetland Islands, similar to a fjord.
Origin: Shetland and Orkney dialect, from vágr. Cognate with Swedish and Norwegian våg, and Icelandic vogur.
an inlet, bay, or creek; -- so called in the Orkney and Shetland Islands
Origin: [Cf. Icel ver sea, var a fenced-in landing place.]
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Dunlin will shut five years before plan, which will mean all the other fields going into Sullom Voe (oil terminal) will have increased operating costs, the domino effect is now a significant challenge. If some of these fields are shut in, it will affect the whole basin.
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